Teacher Workload

  • A fulltime TELC participant teaches 26 -35 periods of classes per week (35 minutes per period in elementary schools and 40 minutes per period in secondary schools), which equals to no more than 20 hours of teaching.

  • Students are between the ages of 7-15.

  • Some schools require office hours.

  • Dress code is business casual.

  • Textbooks, flashcards and other teaching materials are provided.

  • Teaching usually takes place Monday through Friday and may be scheduled on Saturdays.